There are 6 ways to get from Budapest to Belgrade by bus, train, rideshare, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest - Népliget to Beograd 990

$23 - $36

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Budapest to Beograd 236.2 miles

$18 - $29

4 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Beograd D

$55 - $80

Drive  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Belgrade 236.2 miles

$40 - $65

Fly  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Belgrade (BEG) BUD - BEG

$104 - $306

Shuttle  •  5 h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Budapest to Belgrade Door to door Shuttle

$30

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The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Belgrade is to bus which costs 6 000 Ft - 10 000 Ft and takes 6 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Belgrade is to fly which costs 28 000 Ft - 85 000 Ft and takes 3 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Belgrade. However, there are services departing from Kálvin tér M and arriving at Beograd via Budapest - Népliget. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Budapest-Keleti and arriving at Beograd. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 29 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Belgrade is 319 km. The road distance is 378 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Belgrade without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 39 min and costs 6 000 Ft - 10 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 6 h 39 min to get from Budapest to Belgrade, including transfers.

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Budapest to Belgrade bus services, operated by Fudeks, depart from Budapest - Népliget station.

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Budapest to Belgrade train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Budapest-Keleti station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Belgrade is to bus which takes 6 h 39 min and costs 6 000 Ft - 10 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 15 000 Ft - 22 000 Ft and takes 8 h 29 min, you could also fly, which costs 28 000 Ft - 85 000 Ft and takes 3 h 4 min.

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Belgrade Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Budapest to Belgrade bus services, operated by Fudeks, arrive at Beograd station.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Belgrade.
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  • Distance: 199.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 39 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Belgrade, Serbia?

Fudeks operates a bus from Budapest to Belgrade twice daily. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min. FlixBus also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Budapest to Belgrade once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 8 h 29 min.

Airlines
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Budapest to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Beograd
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Fudeks
Phone
+381 11 7620255
Email
office@fudeks.rs
Website
fudeks.rs
Bus from Budapest - Népliget to Beograd
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
en.fudeks.rs
Book at
fudeks.rs
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Terra Travel d.o.o.
Phone
011 3287 412
Email
info@terratravel.rs
Website
terratravel.rs
Shuttle from Budapest to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
terratravel.rs
Book at
terratravel.rs
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Budapest to Beograd
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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